Prepare for the Future! Measuring Lakes from Space

EarthzineDEVELOP 2015 Fall VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Mapping Water Quality, Original

This is a part of the 2015 Fall VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊMonitoring Change for Resource Management Project Team: Lake Tahoe Water Resources Team Location: NASA Ames Research Center ‰ÛÒ Mountain View, California Authors: Nolan Cate Anton Surunis Chelsea Ackroyd Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Brian Coltin (NASA Ames Research Center) Dr. Juan Torres-PÌ©rez (Bay Area Environmental Research Institute) Abstract: … Read More

ET Phones New Mexico

EarthzineDEVELOP 2015 Summer VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Monitoring Forested and Agricultural Landscapes

This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊMonitoring Forested and Agricultural Landscapes Project Team: New Mexico Water Resources and Agriculture Team Location: NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory – Pasadena, California Authors: Sol Kim Agustin Muniz Trevor McDonald Mentors/Advisors: Joshua Fisher (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Greg Moore (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory) Manish Verma (California … Read More

My Rice Will Grow On

EarthzineDEVELOP 2015 Summer VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session, Monitoring Forested and Agricultural Landscapes

This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊMonitoring Forested and Agricultural Landscapes Project Team: Thailand Agriculture Team Location: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center – Huntsville, Alabama, and Wise County Clerk of Court’s Office – Wise, Virginia Authors: Tim Klug Komsan Rattanakijsuntorn Arom Boekfah Chayanit Choomwattana Watanyoo Suksa-ngiam Atipat Wattanuntachai Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Jeffrey … Read More

Beyond a Shadow of a Drought II: Monitoring Severity from Space

EarthzineAssessing Drought and Water Availability, DEVELOP 2015 Summer VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session

This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊAssessing Drought and Water Availability Project Team: Navajo Nation Climate II Team Location: NASA Ames Research Center ‰ÛÒ Mountain View, California Authors: Cheryl Cary Michael Gao Vickie Ly Anton Surunis Sophie Turnbull-Appell Mentors/Advisors: Dr. J. W. Skiles (NASA Ames Research Center) Dr. Venkat Lakshmi (University … Read More

Every Drop Counts: Developing a Water Budget for Costa Rica

EarthzineAssessing Drought and Water Availability, DEVELOP 2015 Summer VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session

This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊAssessing Drought and Water Availability Project Team: Costa Rica Water Resources II Team Location: University of Georgia – Athens, Georgia Authors: Veronica Fay Steve Padgett-Vasquez Caren Remillard Eduardo Rendon Kamala Kanta Sahoo Xuan Zhang Mentors/Advisors: Javier Arti̱ano GuzmÌÁn (SENARA ‰ÛÒ Costa Rica’s National Service of … Read More

Breaking the Ring of Fire: Preparing for Drought Disasters in Texas

EarthzineAssessing Drought and Water Availability, DEVELOP 2015 Summer VPS, DEVELOP Virtual Poster Session

This is an article from the Summer 2015 VPS. For more VPS articles, click here Category:åÊAssessing Drought and Water Availability Project Team: Texas Water Resources Team Location: NASA Langley Research Center – Hampton, Virginia Authors: Megan Buzanowicz Laura Lykens Zacary Richards Jeff Close Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Kenton Ross (NASA DEVELOP National Program) Dr. Venkat Lakshmi (University of South Carolina) Abstract: The … Read More

Remote Drought Monitoring in the Navajo Nation: Utilizing NASA Earth Observation Data

EarthzineIndigenous Perspectives on Environmental Change Theme, Original, Themed Articles

Drought monitoring is essential in the management of water resources, especially in underserved and arid areas such as the Navajo Nation. The DEVELOP team at the NASA Ames Research Center examined methods for calculating Standard Precipitation Index (SPI) values in the Nation using NASA Earth observation data in ArcGIS.